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GASTRIC CANCER NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Interim PET Scans May Improve Treatment for Esophageal Cancer

February 9th, 2017

Interim PET Scans May Improve Treatment for Esophageal Cancer

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Clinical trial results presented at the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium in San Francisco suggest that the use of PET scans […]

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Tags: Esophageal Cancer, Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other


Should HER2 Testing Be Routinely Performed in Patients with Gastric Cancer?

December 8th, 2016

Should HER2 Testing Be Routinely Performed in Patients with Gastric Cancer?

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The short answer is yes! New evidence-based guidelines for human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) testing in advanced gastric […]

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Tags: adenocarcinoma, American Society for Clinical Pathology, and American Society of Clinical Oncology, asco, ASCP, CAP, College of American Pathologists, Esophageal Cancer, for human epidermal growth factor receptor 2, Gastric Cancer, Gastroesophageal cancer, HER2 testing


Opdivo® Improves Survival in Advanced Stomach Cancer

November 22nd, 2016

Opdivo® Improves Survival in Advanced Stomach Cancer

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The immune-stimulating agent Opdivo® (nivolumab) appears to significantly improve overall survival among patients with advanced stomach cancer for which no […]

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Tags: Gastric Cancer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, nivolumab, Opdivo, stomach cancer


Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

September 27th, 2016

Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

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Monitoring the financial transactions that accompany any medical challenge can require vigilance, but the long-term benefit of remaining financially secure […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


CDC Vaccine Information and Recommendations for the 2016/17 Influenza Season

September 22nd, 2016

CDC Vaccine Information and Recommendations for the 2016/17 Influenza Season

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With the start of a new school year and the approaching winter, it’s time to get informed about the most […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


TheGIConnection and Legacy Medical Group - Gastroenterology Partner to  Provide Patients with a Virtual Support Community

September 19th, 2016

TheGIConnection and Legacy Medical Group – Gastroenterology Partner to Provide Patients with a Virtual Support Community

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Fort Worth, Texas/Sun Valley, Idaho —OMNI Health Media (OMNI) is pleased to announce the Legacy Medical Group (LMG) – Gastroenterology  online […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, gastroenterology


Finding Balance: Scenes from a Family

August 26th, 2016

Finding Balance: Scenes from a Family

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

For many women, juggling professional success and family life presents challenges. Bringing home the skills that serve you in the […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


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